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Raymond W. Reilly, 84, Bishop Reilly’s brother

Posted By June 2, 2016 | 2:28 pm | Local
Raymond W. Reilly
Raymond W. Reilly

PROVIDENCE – Raymond W. Reilly, 84, formerly of Lincoln, died Monday at the Landmark Medical Center. Born in Providence, a son of Francis E. and Mary A. (Burns) Reilly, he was a longtime resident of Lincoln and the younger brother of Bishop Daniel P. Reilly, Bishop Emeritus of Worcester.
Mr. Reilly was a delivery man for McLaughlin & Moran for many years before his retirement. He was a WWII Navy veteran.
Besides Bishop Reilly, he leaves another brother Thomas L. Reilly; two sisters, Mary C. Reilly and Eileen L. Reilly. He was predeceased by siblings John J. Reilly, Joseph M. Reilly, Francis E. Reilly and Rita A. Marceau.
A Mass of Christian Burial is to be held in the Chapel of the Saint Antoine Residence, 10 Rhodes Ave., North Smithfield, R.I. at 11 a.m., Friday, June 3. Calling hours are tonight, Thursday, at St. Antoine from 5-8 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Saint Antoine Residence. Burial is to be in Saint Ann Cemetery, Cranston.
Arrangements are being handled by Frank P. Trainor & Sons Funeral Home, 982 Warwick Ave., Warwick, R.I.